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The Garland Library of the History of Western Music, Vol. 2: Medieval Music, Part 2: Polyphony Hardcover – December 1, 1985

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Reprint of articles originally published 1950-1976. Contents: Musica recta and musica ficta / Margaret Bent ; Discant, counterpoint, and harmony / Richard L. Crocker ; On the technique, origin, and evolution of Italian trecento music / Kurt von Fischer ; The summer canon and its background / Jacques Handschin ; The origin and destination of the Magnus liber organi / Heinrich Husmann ; A Dominican organum duplum / Kenneth Levy ; Die liturgischen Organa Leonins und Perotins / Friedrich Ludwig ; The origins of W1 / Edward H. Roesner ; Peripheral polyphony of the 13th century / Ernest H. Sanders ; Political compositions in French music of the 12th and 13th centuries : the coronation of French kings / Leo Schrade ; The polyphony of St. Martial / Leo Treitler.


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Product Details

  • Series: The Garland library of the history of western music
  • Hardcover: 364 pages
  • Publisher: Garland Publishing, Inc.; Garland Library of the History of Western Music edition (December 1, 1985)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0824074513
  • ISBN-13: 978-0824074517
  • Product Dimensions: 8 x 2 x 10 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1 pounds
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #15,901,203 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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